Entries for the 2019 Minute of Music Prize are now being accepted. Terms and Conditions are listed below:
Eligibility: All composers aged 18 or older, worldwide.
Entry deadline: Dec 1, 2019
Entry fee: $10 for first score; $5 for subsequent entries. Entry fee goes to pay the winners!
Prize: $100 for first place; $25 each second and third place. Winning entries will be recorded on the MOMP YouTube channel.
Entry must be engraved with the dedication “For the Minute of Music Project.”
Piece should be for solo B-flat trumpet or Bb/A piccolo trumpet (no accompaniment of any kind), and no more than 1 minute in length.
Moderate difficulty is preferred.
All decisions are final, and at the sole discretion of Jason Taurins. No appeals or refunds.
Fees are not tax-deductible. However, they do go to prizes for winning composers!
Entries are invalid without fees paid.
Entries must have been written since Jan. 1, 2019, and be entirely original. No arrangements/copyrighted material is allowed.
By submitting your piece, you are allowing Jason to record the piece without rental or other license fees.
Due to the high volume of submissions, I might not be able to respond to all entries.
I look forward to reviewing your music.